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About to purchase some of the new "Gentle" Typhoon fans from jab-tech. I need a fan controller that can handle the 5400rpm model, or if that really limits the choices I am also considering the 4250rpm model. Need the controller to support 6 fans but I can settle for 4.

I have noticed in the specs that the 5400rpm model requires 1.14A which as me a little worried. (The 4250rpm only requires 0.56A)

Price is really not a factor although I would like to keep it under $75 shipped.

-Thanks

Edit: Or would it be smart to just get some San Ace 9G1212H1011 120mmx38mm fans ?
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Lamptron FC2 has 6 channels. Will handle your fans.

Lamptron FC6 has 4 channels. Will handle your fans.

The Fan controllers say the max. output wattage.

To find the wattage of the fan you just multiply the voltage by the amperage.

Difference is that the FC6 has LCD screen. the FC2 doesnt.

Did you want just on/off switches or dials? Thos have dials.
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I have heard that PWM fan controllers can cause high end fans to tick is this true ?
    
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